The table below looks at the statistics for Elasticsearch skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Elasticsearch over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Elasticsearch
Rank 357 473 537
Rank change year-on-year
+116 +64
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 287 139 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.56% 0.27% 0.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.05% 1.49% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 85 38
Average daily rate £425 £425 £407
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £66.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £66.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9411 9330 8902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.29% 18.02% 17.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6101 5780 5258
Average daily rate £410 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 323 315
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.75 £39.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

Elasticsearch
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Elasticsearch Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK.

Elasticsearch Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Elasticsearch Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Elasticsearch
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +87 232 £448 +5.29% 134
London +13 114 £475 +11.11% 70
South West +61 62 £375 +20.00% 8
South East +52 37 £448 -0.55% 23
Wales - 30 £390 - 2
South Wales - 27 £400 -
Scotland - 20 £265 -
City of London +39 18 £575 +27.63% 13
Cardiff - 18 £375 -
Wiltshire - 16 £400 -
Berkshire - 15 £448 - 3
Reading - 15 £448 - 2
Devon +11 13 £375 +56.25% 1
Plymouth - 13 £375 - 1
Edinburgh - 13 £388 -
Bristol +9 12 £350 -41.66% 3
Surrey - 12 £395 - 12
West Midlands - 10 £415 - 7
Newport - 9 £450 -
Gloucestershire - 8 £520 - 2
Shropshire - 8 £415 - 1
Swindon - 8 £400 -
Glasgow - 7 £219 -
Dorset - 5 £425 - 2
Oxfordshire - 5 £260 - 2
Kent - 4 £625 -
Wallingford - 4 - -
Telford - 4 £415 -
Bournemouth - 4 £431 - 2
Redhill - 3 £350 - 1

Elasticsearch
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Elasticsearch also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Elasticsearch.

1 283 (54.95%) Java
2 267 (51.84%) Agile Software Development
3 176 (34.17%) JavaScript
4 165 (32.04%) TDD
5 155 (30.10%) Git (software)
6 138 (26.80%) HTML
7 134 (26.02%) Python
8 130 (25.24%) MongoDB
9 125 (24.27%) Linux
10 123 (23.88%) SQL
11 116 (22.52%) NoSQL
12 115 (22.33%) Scrum
13 114 (22.14%) DevOps
14 111 (21.55%) jQuery
15 98 (19.03%) CSS
16 94 (18.25%) OO
17 93 (18.06%) C#
18 91 (17.67%) Scala
19 86 (16.70%) Big Data
20 85 (16.50%) MVC
21 84 (16.31%) Security Cleared
22 82 (15.92%) Unit Testing
23 81 (15.73%) .NET
24 79 (15.34%) Open Source
24 79 (15.34%) AngularJS
25 78 (15.15%) BDD
26 77 (14.95%) Redis
27 76 (14.76%) REST
27 76 (14.76%) Unix
28 74 (14.37%) SQL Server

Elasticsearch
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Elasticsearch also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Elasticsearch. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 43 (8.35%) Apache Solr
2 41 (7.96%) Apache
2 41 (7.96%) Node.js
3 39 (7.57%) Apache Spark
4 35 (6.80%) JBoss
5 24 (4.66%) Tomcat
6 16 (3.11%) OpenStack
7 15 (2.91%) Mule
8 12 (2.33%) CMS
8 12 (2.33%) Confluence
8 12 (2.33%) IIS
9 11 (2.14%) NServiceBus
10 10 (1.94%) FileNet
11 9 (1.75%) Cloud Foundry
11 9 (1.75%) nginx
12 8 (1.55%) WebLogic
13 7 (1.36%) Apache Pig
13 7 (1.36%) WebSphere
14 6 (1.17%) SAS
15 5 (0.97%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (0.97%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (0.58%) Adobe Premiere
2 3 (0.58%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.19%) MS Office
3 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.39%) OpenText Process Suite
2 1 (0.19%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.19%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 74 (14.37%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (5.63%) GitHub
3 26 (5.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (2.33%) PaaS
5 10 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (1.55%) Office 365
7 7 (1.36%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (1.36%) SaaS
8 4 (0.78%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.78%) Google App Engine
8 4 (0.78%) Heroku
8 4 (0.78%) IaaS
9 2 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.39%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.39%) Google Compute Engine
9 2 (0.39%) Route 53
10 1 (0.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.19%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 38 (7.38%) HTTP
2 27 (5.24%) Internet
3 16 (3.11%) TCP/IP
4 12 (2.33%) DNS
5 9 (1.75%) SSL
6 7 (1.36%) LDAP
6 7 (1.36%) SMTP
7 6 (1.17%) HTTPS
7 6 (1.17%) IMAP
7 6 (1.17%) POP3
7 6 (1.17%) SNA
7 6 (1.17%) SNMP
8 5 (0.97%) SAN
9 3 (0.58%) SSH
10 2 (0.39%) AMQP
10 2 (0.39%) DHCP
10 2 (0.39%) Firewall
10 2 (0.39%) FTP
10 2 (0.39%) IPsec
10 2 (0.39%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (25.24%) MongoDB
2 116 (22.52%) NoSQL
3 86 (16.70%) Big Data
4 77 (14.95%) Redis
5 74 (14.37%) Hadoop
5 74 (14.37%) SQL Server
6 70 (13.59%) MySQL
7 46 (8.93%) PostgreSQL
8 42 (8.16%) Apache Cassandra
9 41 (7.96%) Relational Database
10 34 (6.60%) Apache Hive
11 31 (6.02%) SQL Server 2008
12 30 (5.83%) HBase
12 30 (5.83%) SQL Server 2012
13 14 (2.72%) Impala
14 11 (2.14%) Amazon Redshift
14 11 (2.14%) CouchDB
14 11 (2.14%) RDBMS
15 10 (1.94%) Couchbase
15 10 (1.94%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 155 (30.10%) Git (software)
2 67 (13.01%) Jenkins
3 63 (12.23%) Selenium
4 43 (8.35%) Cucumber
5 41 (7.96%) Subversion
6 37 (7.18%) JIRA
7 35 (6.80%) Visual Studio
8 31 (6.02%) JUnit
8 31 (6.02%) SpecFlow
8 31 (6.02%) Team Foundation Server
9 26 (5.05%) Maven
10 18 (3.50%) git-flow
11 17 (3.30%) Grunt
12 16 (3.11%) Vagrant
13 15 (2.91%) IntelliJ
14 14 (2.72%) Gradle
15 13 (2.52%) Eclipse
16 12 (2.33%) Capybara
16 12 (2.33%) RSpec
16 12 (2.33%) TeamCity
General
1 37 (7.18%) Finance
2 22 (4.27%) Legal
3 18 (3.50%) Retail
4 16 (3.11%) Banking
5 13 (2.52%) Marketing
6 12 (2.33%) Investment Banking
7 11 (2.14%) Back Office
8 10 (1.94%) Publishing
9 7 (1.36%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.58%) Front Office
10 3 (0.58%) Games
11 2 (0.39%) Advertising
12 1 (0.19%) Automotive
12 1 (0.19%) Electronics
12 1 (0.19%) Law
12 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 343 (66.60%) Developer
2 122 (23.69%) Java Developer
3 61 (11.84%) .NET Developer
4 49 (9.51%) DevOps Engineer
5 42 (8.16%) Architect
6 41 (7.96%) JavaScript Developer
7 36 (6.99%) Elasticsearch Developer
7 36 (6.99%) Senior Developer
8 30 (5.83%) C# Developer
8 30 (5.83%) Python Developer
9 26 (5.05%) PHP Developer
10 25 (4.85%) C# .NET Developer
11 24 (4.66%) Scala Developer
12 23 (4.47%) Agile Developer
12 23 (4.47%) Hadoop Developer
13 22 (4.27%) Technical Architect
14 21 (4.08%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 18 (3.50%) Big Data Developer
15 18 (3.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 18 (3.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (26.80%) HTML
2 111 (21.55%) jQuery
3 98 (19.03%) CSS
4 81 (15.73%) .NET
5 79 (15.34%) AngularJS
6 76 (14.76%) REST
7 71 (13.79%) RESTful
8 68 (13.20%) Spring
9 67 (13.01%) Web Services
10 60 (11.65%) ELK Stack
11 56 (10.87%) HTML5
12 55 (10.68%) .NET Framework
12 55 (10.68%) RabbitMQ
13 54 (10.49%) Kafka
14 49 (9.51%) Lucene
15 46 (8.93%) JSON
16 45 (8.74%) Entity Framework
17 43 (8.35%) Ajax
17 43 (8.35%) ASP.NET Web API
18 39 (7.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (6.02%) Visualisation
3 16 (3.11%) User Experience
4 15 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (1.94%) Computer Science
6 9 (1.75%) Algorithms
6 9 (1.75%) Artificial Intelligence
6 9 (1.75%) Cryptography
6 9 (1.75%) Inversion of Control
7 8 (1.55%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.17%) Digital Media
8 6 (1.17%) Reference Data
9 5 (0.97%) Client/Server
9 5 (0.97%) Data Integration
9 5 (0.97%) Grid Computing
9 5 (0.97%) Mobile Computing
9 5 (0.97%) Social Media
10 4 (0.78%) Semantic Web
11 3 (0.58%) Social Network
12 2 (0.39%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 125 (24.27%) Linux
2 76 (14.76%) Unix
3 39 (7.57%) Windows
4 28 (5.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (4.47%) CentOS
6 16 (3.11%) Ubuntu
7 13 (2.52%) Mac OS X
8 6 (1.17%) Fedora
8 6 (1.17%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (51.84%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (32.04%) TDD
3 115 (22.33%) Scrum
4 114 (22.14%) DevOps
5 94 (18.25%) OO
6 85 (16.50%) MVC
7 82 (15.92%) Unit Testing
8 79 (15.34%) Open Source
9 78 (15.15%) BDD
10 66 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
10 66 (12.82%) SOA
11 56 (10.87%) Configuration Management
12 50 (9.71%) Software Engineering
13 37 (7.18%) OOD
14 35 (6.80%) E-Commerce
15 29 (5.63%) Front End Development
15 29 (5.63%) Mentoring
16 27 (5.24%) Web Development
17 25 (4.85%) Machine Learning
18 24 (4.66%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 283 (54.95%) Java
2 176 (34.17%) JavaScript
3 134 (26.02%) Python
4 123 (23.88%) SQL
5 93 (18.06%) C#
6 91 (17.67%) Scala
7 59 (11.46%) PHP
8 55 (10.68%) Ruby
9 54 (10.49%) Perl
10 33 (6.41%) Go
11 31 (6.02%) Bash Shell
12 27 (5.24%) Shell Script
13 18 (3.50%) PowerShell
14 16 (3.11%) T-SQL
15 12 (2.33%) C
16 11 (2.14%) C++
17 8 (1.55%) R
18 5 (0.97%) F#
19 4 (0.78%) Apex Code
20 3 (0.58%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 84 (16.31%) Security Cleared
2 38 (7.38%) SC Cleared
3 26 (5.05%) DV Cleared
4 25 (4.85%) Degree
5 5 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.58%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.39%) ISEB
7 2 (0.39%) PhD
8 1 (0.19%) MCSA
8 1 (0.19%) MCSE
8 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.24%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 27 (5.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (4.47%) QA
3 10 (1.94%) Disclosure Scotland
4 8 (1.55%) Dublin Core
5 7 (1.36%) SLA
6 6 (1.17%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.58%) SDET
System Software
1 31 (6.02%) Docker
2 14 (2.72%) Apache Flume
2 14 (2.72%) Varnish
3 13 (2.52%) HDFS
4 10 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.78%) KVM
5 4 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.58%) vSphere
7 2 (0.39%) vCloud
7 2 (0.39%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.39%) Xen
8 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 70 (13.59%) Kibana
2 69 (13.40%) logstash
2 69 (13.40%) Puppet
3 45 (8.74%) Ansible
4 39 (7.57%) Opscode Chef
5 23 (4.47%) Graphite
6 17 (3.30%) Ganglia
7 16 (3.11%) Nagios
7 16 (3.11%) Terraform
8 10 (1.94%) ITRS Geneos
8 10 (1.94%) Kubernetes
9 8 (1.55%) BMC PATROL
9 8 (1.55%) Grafana
9 8 (1.55%) Mesos
9 8 (1.55%) OPNET
9 8 (1.55%) SCOM
10 6 (1.17%) Uchiwa
11 5 (0.97%) Check_MK
12 4 (0.78%) Riemann
13 3 (0.58%) Packer
Vendors
1 39 (7.57%) Oracle
2 35 (6.80%) Microsoft
3 22 (4.27%) Splunk
4 19 (3.69%) Google
5 16 (3.11%) TIBCO
6 14 (2.72%) VMware
7 12 (2.33%) DataSynapse
8 10 (1.94%) Red Hat
9 8 (1.55%) Atlassian
9 8 (1.55%) BMC
9 8 (1.55%) Digital Fuel
9 8 (1.55%) Talend
9 8 (1.55%) webMethods
10 7 (1.36%) Sitecore
11 5 (0.97%) Cloudera
11 5 (0.97%) New Relic
11 5 (0.97%) Palantir
12 4 (0.78%) Adobe
12 4 (0.78%) Rackspace
12 4 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
Surrey
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £575 per day + DOE
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £40 - £57 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £300 - 450 per day + negotiable on experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day Permanent will be £120,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Computer People
Rate: £400.00 - £448.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £475 to £500 p/day
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £600 - £1000 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Jagger Talent
Rate: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £40 - £55 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £Market
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £475 to £500 p/day
Posted: 10 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £470 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 16 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Plymouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £500 - 600 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago